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Tokyo reports 734 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday

National Feb 4, 2021

Tokyo reports 734 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday

Tokyo confirmed 734 new coronavirus cases Thursday, with the figure standing below 1,000 for the seventh successive day, according to the metropolitan government. Of the new cases, 138 were in their 20s, 120 in their 30s, and 104 in their 40s. People age 65 or ...

England enters unusual Six Nations with target on its back

Rugby Feb 4, 2021

England enters unusual Six Nations with target on its back

That reigning champion England is the team to beat heading into a Six Nations is not unusual. That the entire 2021 tournament is scheduled to be played without spectators, however, makes it like no other before it even kicks off. Rugby Union got used to staging ...

Naomi Osaka heads to Melbourne with world at her feet

Tennis Feb 4, 2021

Naomi Osaka heads to Melbourne with world at her feet

Australian Open favorite Naomi Osaka heads to Melbourne seeking a fourth Grand Slam title to further fuel her ascent toward the top of the women’s game on court and amplify her voice off it. The Japanese star won the last major of 2020 in New ...

Daiya Seto returns to competition after sex scandal

More Sports / Swimming Feb 4, 2021

Daiya Seto returns to competition after sex scandal

Four-time world champion Daiya Seto, who resigned as captain of Japan's Olympic swim team after an extramarital affair, swam a competitive race for the first time in nearly five months at the Japan Open on Thursday. The 26-year-old avoided a ban from competing at the ...